Garry Kasparov

Garry Kasparov
Leading Russian Dissident & World Champion Chessmaster

“Russia still has the greatest nuclear potential in the world, but nobody listened to us. Listen now,” Putin exclaimed recently.

Chilling developments, including the poisoning of a former Russian agent and his daughter in England; the suspicious strangling in London of a Russian oligarch granted asylum by the U.K.; Russia’s interference in US and European elections; and recent daring tests of a hypersonic missile Vladimir Putin has called “invincible,” while claiming it would render NATO defenses “completely useless”.

Garry Kasparov is one of the world’s greatest chess champions in history fled Russia in 2013 after Putin’s crackdown on Kasparov’s and others’ reform efforts. Garry Kasparov joins us to discuss Russia and the dangers Vladimir Putin and his regime pose to the world. Kasparov serves as chairman of the Human Rights Foundation, and has authored numerous works on the Putin regime and artificial intelligence.

Join Garry Kasparov and many other top leaders and minds from around the globe at New York’s premier ideas and issues gathering, The Common Good Forum & American Spirit Awards, Monday, May 21st.

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